Average Bench: 59.3% (196th of 1015)

more Based on 77,719 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000DL003-9VT166, ST2000DL 003, ST2000DL003-9VT, ST2000DL003-9VT1, ST2000DL ST2000DL003-9VT1, ST2000DL ST2000DL003, Seagate ST2000DL003-9VT1, ST2000DL 003-9VT166

Average average bench

The Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB averaged 40.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.71MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.65MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB is 39.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 55.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 77,719 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.4 Read 104 135
61.7 Write 102 132
28.7 Mixed 55.5 69
64 SusWrite 103 136
66.8% 91.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 0.65 0.8
0.6 4K Write 1.3 6
0.4 4K Mixed 0.71 0.9
130% 0.89 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC3C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 129 140 132 131 142 MB/s
Read 141
Write 139
Mixed 68.9
SusWrite 134
88% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.93 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 133 134 135 135 133 MB/s
Read 140
Write 137
Mixed 59
SusWrite 134
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
136% 0.87 MB/s
857GB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 128 130 127 131 129 MB/s
Read 138
Write 128
Mixed 63
SusWrite 129
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.9
150% 0.9 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 132 129 130 129 129 MB/s
Read 133
Write 132
Mixed 64
SusWrite 129
84% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.9
151% 0.93 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 122 119 122 117 121 MB/s
Read 123
Write 122
Mixed 67.6
SusWrite 121
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
137% 0.83 MB/s
57GB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 93 97 100 100 100 MB/s
Read 111
Write 118
Mixed 46
SusWrite 95.6
68% 92.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 0.9 MB/s
65GB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 77 77 77 78 77 MB/s
Read 95
Write 91.5
Mixed 54
SusWrite 76.8
58% 79.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.8
135% 0.8 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,043,768 HDDs tested.

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Typical Barracuda Green 2TB Builds (Compare 1,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: Medionpc MS-7728

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $535

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